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Teacher's Pet podcast may have 'contaminated' evidence in Dawson trial

Teacher's Pet podcast may have 'contaminated' evidence in Dawson trial

The podcast may have "contaminated" evidence that would be used to prosecute Chris Dawson for the murder of his wife Lynette, Mr Dawson's lawyer has warned.

  • by Michaela Whitbourn

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Chris Dawson reports to Queensland police for the first time since getting bail
Chris Dawson

Chris Dawson reports to Queensland police for the first time since getting bail

The man accused of murdering his wife Lynette Dawson in 1982 spent Christmas with family after obtaining bail from a Sydney court last week. 

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Alleged wife-murderer Chris Dawson freed on bail, to be home for Christmas
Chris Dawson

Alleged wife-murderer Chris Dawson freed on bail, to be home for Christmas

Mr Dawson was sensationally arrested in Queensland on December 5 and extradited to Sydney where he was charged with the murder of Lynette Dawson in 1982.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne & Sarah Keoghan
Murder-accused Chris Dawson granted bail with $1.5 million security
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Murder-accused Chris Dawson granted bail with $1.5 million security

Chris Dawson will spend Christmas with his family in Queensland, after he was granted bail in a Sydney court on Monday.

  • by Lucy Cormack
'If this doesn’t work, I’m going to get rid of you'
Chris Dawson

'If this doesn’t work, I’m going to get rid of you'

Chris Dawson will remain behind bars for the weekend, as a Sydney magistrate reserves his decision on the ex-Newtown Jets player's bail until Monday.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne & Sarah Keoghan
Northern beaches students seek compensation for alleged sexual abuse at school
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Northern beaches students seek compensation for alleged sexual abuse at school

Former students who claim to have been sexually abused by teachers in public high schools on Sydney's northern beaches will seek compensation.

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The obstacles to convicting Chris Dawson of his wife's murder
Lynette Dawson

The obstacles to convicting Chris Dawson of his wife's murder

Thirty six years after the mother-of-two was last seen, there is still no body, and all the evidence against Chris Dawson is circumstantial.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne & Sarah Keoghan
The fresh set of eyes that investigated the alleged murder of Lynette Dawson
Chris Dawson

The fresh set of eyes that investigated the alleged murder of Lynette Dawson

As Chris Dawson was brought to Sydney in police custody, one man never left his side.

  • by Lucy Cormack
'Anxious ... stressed': Chris Dawson to plead not guilty to murder of wife Lynette
Lynette Dawson

'Anxious ... stressed': Chris Dawson to plead not guilty to murder of wife Lynette

Chris Dawson will plead not guilty to murdering his missing wife Lynette in 1982.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne & Sarah Keoghan
Chris Dawson charged with murder of wife Lynette
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Chris Dawson charged with murder of wife Lynette

Chris Dawson was refused bail in Sydney, following his sensational arrest on the Gold Coast.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
Chris Dawson to be charged with murder over his wife's 1982 disappearance
Lynette Dawson

Chris Dawson to be charged with murder over his wife's 1982 disappearance

Thirty-six years after his wife Lynette disappeared without a trace, ex-Newtown Jets rugby star Chris Dawson is set to face a Sydney court charged with her murder.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne